Why does Kottak prefer to speak of sociopolitical organization considering how anthropologists have traditionally differed from political scientists in their approach to the political?

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1. "Sociopolitical" is a combined word that joins social or sociological with political. The meanings addresses the areas of  life where social and political concerns intersect and interact with each other.

2. Kottak makes it a point to specify...

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